IT Perspective

September 29, 2017
Why Your Agency Needs to Start Talking about Professional Development Again premium
Building an engaging workplace is a key mission of any government agency. Engagement matters. Not only are engaged employees more innovative, productive, committed, and satisfied, they are also less likely to leave. And we all know that the cost of employee turnover is high in terms of monetary and knowledge loss. But what building blocks […]
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September 21, 2017
What is a Smart City Anyway? premium
When you think about smart cities what springs to mind? Perhaps it’s a city app that lets you know the location of available parking spots or a transit company that can automatically re-route buses away from congested areas based on a network of fleet- or city-wide sensors. In reality, the definition of a smart city […]
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September 8, 2017
An A-B-C Approach to Security Compliance Challenges premium
When it comes to enhancing their cybersecurity postures, federal agencies have to wade through an entire alphabet soup of regulatory compliance guidelines. From the RMF (Risk Management Framework) to FISMA (Federal Information Security Management Act) and DISA STIGs (Defense Information Systems Agency Security Technical Implantation Guides), there are a number of requirements that agencies must […]
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August 7, 2017
How Federal Contracting Officers Can Breeze Through the Year-End Spending Spree premium
Federal fiscal year-end (FFYE) is a harried time for the federal procurement system. As agencies hustle to spend their “use-it-or-lose-it” budgets, contracting officers are under peak pressure to obtain maximum value for the money they spend on property and services, ensure compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements in awarding contracts, and so on. The good […]
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July 26, 2017
The Role of Digital Experience Monitoring in Government premium
Digital Experience Monitoring (DEM) is a relatively new concept. It was not that long ago when agencies measured digital service performance simply by how fast a web page loaded. Today, things are far more complex. Agencies are moving quickly from paper processes to digital services—to providing critical information more efficiently online instead of through paper-based […]
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July 24, 2017
What’s Your Fiscal Year-End Smart Spending Strategy? premium
Federal fiscal year-end (FFYE) is the busiest season for government IT spending and with ongoing squabbles about budgets and fiscal accountability, the pressure is on to spend prudently and procure efficiently. But this year, perhaps more than ever, the spotlight is on IT modernization and smart spending. With new regulation designed to eliminate the “use-it-or-lose-it” […]
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April 14, 2017
New and Upcoming: Partner Round-Up premium
In the ever changing technology landscape, IT companies are constantly perfecting their products to keep up. We’re proud to be a partner of key IT providers to the government who continue to be relevant assets by consistently improving their offerings. Catch up on a few of the recent product updates from our partners: Welcome to […]
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April 13, 2017
Automation and Orchestration: The Keys to Cloud Computing premium
Nearly every agency is working with a constant lack of IT resources—staff and budget alike. At the same time, many of these agencies have been performing IT tasks manually for years, heightening the pain of that already painful burden. Agencies, take heart. There is a way to ease that pain. In fact, there is a […]
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March 6, 2017
Opening New Possibilities for Government IT in 2017 premium
For the past few years, the word “open” has been a cornerstone of government IT. Not open in terms of security, of course—that would never do—but open in relation to technology that allows for greater agility and flexibility, as outlined in the Federal Source Code Policy. In 2017, the conversation around openness has expanded to […]
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February 14, 2017
How Smaller IT Shops Can Control the Cost of SIEM premium
A security information and event management (SIEM) system is an essential part of any security strategy and can help you pass a compliance audit (think ISO 27001, which requires event data to be aggregated from multiple systems). But SIEMs can be expensive, time-consuming, and hard work, especially for smaller, resource-constrained government IT departments, which often […]
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